The Alpine Pacific Touring Route is full of walking tracks waiting to be discovered and explored. There is something for everyone and for every fitness level, not to mention the spectacular scenery along the way.
Kaikōura has some of the most amazing scenery "where the mountains meet the sea" within reach to all ages and fitness levels. Find here the short walks ( less than 2 hours), and click here for the longer walks. Be prepared and check the weather conditions. Please make sure you lock your car and don't have valuables visible. Check with Kaikoura i-SITE for more details before heading out.Read More
Hurunui and Hanmer Springs Walks
Enjoy pleasant river walks, coastal tracks, forest and mountain trails ranging from short half hour jaunts to longer half and full-day tramps through spectacular wilderness landscapes within the Hurunui district including the Hurunui High Country, Lewis Pass, Cheviot Hills and Hanmer Springs Forests.
The Cheviot Area offers plenty of places to stretch your legs and admire some of the country's best scenery.
Follow the Ready Money Trail through Cheviot Hills Reserve – don't miss the famous daffodils in Spring – or explore the dramatic coastline and river mouths further afield.Read More